Critically acclaimed O Ya restaurant seeking professional sushi chef. Run by James Beard Award winning Chef Tim Cushman, O Ya restaurant is a chance to learn sushi and Japanese cuisine while working in a professional American kitchen.
We strive to keep a culture of collaboration and respect for our entire staff.
The ideal applicant will have:
-5 years of NYC experience
-Ability and willingness to learn and grow
- strong fish butchery and nigiri skills
-Fine dining experience is a plus. Learn to work with small plates and composed dishes.
We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
About O Ya:
Started in 2007 by husband and wife team Chef Tim and Nancy Cushman, O Ya restaurant builds on the form and flavors of traditional sushi and izakaya, Chef Tim's food is also informed by his decades of experience opening a wide variety of restaurants, finding inspiration in the cuisines of South East Asia, New England, France and beyond. As the Cushman Concepts group has grown Tim and Nancy continue to place great emphasis on people, making sure to hire staff that is dedicated and service oriented. The original O Ya restaurant in Boston has garnered numerous awards and accolades. O Ya New York City opened in June 2015 to great acclaim and continues the tradition of warm, natural service with internationally recognized cuisine.
For more information about our concepts:
o ya www.o-ya.restaurant
Roof at Park South www.roofatparksouth.com
Hojoko Boston www.hojokoboston.com
Hourly plus tips. Healthcare, dental, and vision benefits are offered after 90 days
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Part of Cushman Concepts
Founded and owned by husband and wife team, James Beard Award Winning Chef Tim and sake certified Nancy Cushman, Cushman Concepts is a dynamic restaurant group whose vision is to create unique hospitality experiences and concepts that surprise and delight our guests every day and in unexpected ways.
Cushman Concepts has created multiple, unique and transporting hospitality experiences in Boston and New York: o ya in Boston and New York, Hojoko Japanese Tavern in Boston, and Covina and Roof at Park South cocktail bar in New York City.
The Cushman Concepts team prides themselves on the unique culture that has developed over years of hard work and commitment. We are creatively driven and operationally sound and are inspired to surprise and delight our guests every day with craveable food, beverage and warm service. We have a high level of respect for each other as well as our guests that join us every night.